Watch, stand fast in the faith, be brave, be strong. Let all that you do be done with love. I Corinthians 16:13, 14 NKJV

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

With Jesus Christ

I've lost 35 pounds with Jesus Christ. Why do I say it like that? Because I get so tired of all the commercials giving Jenny Craig, Nutri system, and Weight Watchers all the credit. Those might work for some, but I have chosen to allow God to guide and direct me in my weight loss journey, which is not a diet but a lifestyle change in which I will be continuing long after I reach my goal. So the only horn you will hear me tooting is that of Jesus Christ, because "He HAS given me the victory" so I continue on (slow as it may be sometimes) knowing that I will reach the goal that He has given me. Thank you Jesus!

I posted the above on Facebook because I really felt it needed to be said. There seems to be such a push for all sorts of artificial ways to lose weight these day. Good old fashioned - eat healthy and exercise seems to be too hard for people. Or maybe it is just too simple for people to believe it would work.

A friend left the following comment on my post and the way she worded it was so perfect that I just decided to copy and past here.

Losing weight with a diet aide means you are chained to that aide forever or when you stop eating that way you will gain the weight back. Losing the way you have--with God guiding and teaching you, means you are chained to HIM! I can't think of anyone better to be with! Congratulations! I am so proud of you!"


  1. 😀. Proud of you! I know you have worked hard! God is amazing. He is always there, ready to help as soon as we will let him!

  2. Congratulations! You have come so far, and continue to inspire all of the rest of us. :)


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